Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial Salary

Median pay for Heavy Industrial Quality Assurance Engineers in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $79K annually. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Men account for the majority of Heavy Industrial Quality Assurance Engineers who responded to the questionnaire — 60 percent to be exact. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

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Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial

  • Perform and coordinate inspections and determine quality assurance testing models of raw materials and finished products.
  • Prepare, document, and execute detailed test plans, test cases, and defect reports.
  • Review and approve quality requirements for manufacturing planning, supplier purchase orders, and engineering specifications to ensure contract compliance.
  • Develop, document, and audit practices, program quality, and metrics reporting system.

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Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial

Pay by Experience for a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial has a positive trend. An entry-level Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 22 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 9 salaries. A Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 5 salaries.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial?

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial in Columbia:
"Have Patience."
Do you research, present the data, save your work, and move on. If management doesn't see the benefits in what you've suggested right away, they will when the customer complaints start rolling in. Then, you can implement your solution quickly and look like a rock star.

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Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial Salaries

Mid-Career
▲17%

Late-Career
▲12%

National Average
$72,000

Experienced
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼22%

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
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